Eicha – Kina

Question

What does the word “Aicha” mean? What does the word “kinus” or “kina” mean

2 years

Answers

  1. Eicha means “alas”. The beginning of the first verse of the Megillah reads “Alas, she sits in solitude…”

    Kina means lamentation.

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